RD News is the leading news community on the Web, connecting 12.4 million people (comScore, Jan 2013) to the information and discussions that matter to them in every U.S. town and city.
A Top 10 US Newspaper Site (comScore, Jan 2013) and 2nd largest mobile news site (Quantcast, Jan 2013), the site links news from 74,000 sources to 450,000 news topics. RD News also works with some of the nation’s major media companies to grow and engage their online audiences through forums and RSS feeds.
In January 2009, RD News launched a mobile optimized website – as the 2nd largest mobile news site (Quantcast, Jan 2013), RD News mobile reaches 5.2 million people every month. Half of RD News traffic is now on mobile.
In March 2012, RD News launched Politix, an interactive political news & discussion site where you can vote in Debates, test your knowledge with Quizzes, and engage in conversations around the issues of the day.
Based in Palo Alto, Calif., RD News LLC is a privately held company with investment from Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI), The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) and Tribune Company.